jewish Heritage of Jerusalem | Daily Tour

02/15/2018

Departure: Mondays & Thursdays

Start the day with a magnificent overview of Jerusalem and the Judea desert from Mount Scopus. Drive to the Old City. Visit the Tomb of King David on Mount Zion; Walk along the Cardo, the ancient Roman road; View the remains of the wall of Jerusalem from the first temple period. Visit the Jewish quarter, the Wailing Wall, the Kotel, and witness the Bar-Mitzvah ceremonies. Visit Davidson Center and tour the southern Kotel excavations. Stop to visit the Ammunition Hill, a former Jordanian army stronghold, converted into a national memorial site and museum. Drive to Mount Herzl, the military cemetery and Yad Vashem, the memorial to the Holocaust. Return to point of departure.